How safe are you online?

TIPS: 1. Watch your back Whenever you’re about to post something online, pause and just imagine someone in authority, someone you respect, reading that post or looking at that photo. If that feels uncomfortable, don’t do it. 2. Got a nickname? Think about using a nickname instead of your real name if you’re signing up…

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Social Media For Beginners

Article By www.123reg.co.uk Source Link:https://www.123-reg.co.uk/blog/social-media/swift-6-social-media-for-beginners/ So you’re working on a business, a community project or even a hobby and you’ve decided that you want to spread the word on social media. But where should you start? Here are the absolute basics you need to know to get started on social. 1. First up, you need…

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What is ransomware?

Computer viruses that threaten to delete your files unless you pay a ransom are known as ransomware. Security experts have warned that ransomware is the fastest growing form of computer virus. Like other computer viruses, it usually finds its way onto a device by exploiting a security hole in vulnerable software or by tricking somebody…

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Technology Pins via Pinterest

Pinterest has a vast array of image graphics on a wide variety of subjects including, technology. There are some great diagram graphics for items such as computer maintenance, tech updates, marketing, website development, mobile phone info etc and much much more. Gadgets, gizmos and other things that go beep-including smart gift ideas for the techie…

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BBC Tech News – Credit Card With Fraud Busting Display

FULL STORY: >> www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-37585247 ALL TECH NEWS ITEMS: http://www.imadscotlandgroup.com/media/category/technology-newsinfo/ CREDIT CARD WITH FRAUD BUSTING DISPLAY A credit card with a digital display that randomly generates a security code is being launched as a way of combating fraud. Oberthur Technologies is currently in discussions with UK banks about rolling out the technology and will have cards…

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Keeping your online storage secure

Whether it’s your pics, your financial information or just your favourite funny cat videos you are storing online, you need to take steps to keep your data safe. Here are some tips to keep you, and your info, safe from the hackers: Keep your password secure. Change your password regularly and don’t use the same…

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On Line File Storage

What is online storage? Online storage systems, or “cloud” services as they’re also known, alllow you to store digital media online by uploading it through your computer or mobile device. Though transferred and accessible at any time via the web, the data is actually physically held on mammoth servers owned by whoever provides the partcular…

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Tech News & Info Websites

BBC CLICK >> http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b006m9ry BBC WEBWISE >> http://www.bbc.co.uk/webwise/0/ INFORMATION COMMISSIONERS OFFICE (ICO) >> https://ico.org.uk/ The ICO is the UK’s independent body set up to uphold information rights. Find out more about our organisation and structure. WEB 100 – list of top websites. >> http://www.web100.com/category/web-100/ THE GADGET SHOW (Channel 5) >> http://www.channel5.com/shows/the-gadget-show GET SAFE ONLINE >>…

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